Sutter Middle School PTAWelcome Sutter Families!* See's Candies FundraiserSending See's Candies as holiday gifts? Order through our See's Candy affiliate storefront now through December 2, 2022, and Sutter Middle School PTA will receive at least 20% of all purchases made through our affiliate site. All proceeds will be used to fund programs at Sutter Middle School.Shop atthrough December 2, 2022.* Cash for Cougars Advisory ContestCash for Cougars is our annual donation drive. 100% of donations go directly to helping our students and the school. All donations count towards the advisory contest! We are still taking donations!First place: Walking field trip to Dutch Bros for the winning Advisory (sponsored by Sutter Middle School PTA)Second place: Donut bars for the AdvisoryThird place: Donuts for the Advisory(Advisories must have 65% participation to qualify.)If we reach our goal of $18,000, this will be our only major fundraiser this year! Learn more about the fundraiser and the projects we hope to fund this school year. Print out a donation form or make a donation online.* National PTA Reflections Arts ProgramThe Reflections Art Program has been bringing art to life for more than 10 million students since 1969. The 2022-2023 theme is "Show Your Voice!"
Reflections encourages students of all ages to:
Submissions will be due November 27. Visit the Reflections page to learn more.
- Unleash creative talents and be inspired
- Express themselves imaginatively in their artwork
- Experience the fun and joy of making art
- Tap into critical thinking skills to create art inspired by the annual theme
- Receive positive recognition for their original works of art.
*Association Meeting Reminder: Wednesday, September 14, 4:00pm, in A-108Our next Association Meeting is tentatively scheduled to be held on Wednesday, September 14, 2022, at 4:00 p.m., in room A-108, at which time we will be reviewing last year and approving this year's calendar of events, budget, and release of funds. Doors will open by 3:45pm; students and younger siblings are welcome. The meeting agenda can be viewed here.
* Spirit Wear
Sutter Middle School PTA’s Spirit Wear Store
is now OPEN!
Place orders online at
The temporary online storefront will close September 16.
Orders will be delivered to students in Advisory by the end of September.
Spirit Wear is a service provided to our Sutter families by Sutter Middle School PTA. Items are sold at cost to ensure the lowest prices possible. Please consider donating to Cash for Cougars, our annual fall fundraiser, to support our school.* Cash for CougarsCash for Cougars is our annual fundraiser. 100% of donations go directly to helping our students and the school.If we reach our goal of $18,000, this will be our only major fundraiser this year! Learn more about the fundraiser and the projects we hope to fund this school year. Print out a donation form or make a donation online.Our next Association Meeting is tentatively scheduled to be held on Wednesday, September 14, 2022, at 4:00 p.m., in room A-108, at which time we will be reviewing last year and approving this year's calendar of events, budget, and release of funds.The meeting agenda will be posted here prior to the meeting. We still have leadership openings for this year (see list on right). Please contact Yesim Kurtuls, president, if you are interested in any of the open positions.
2022-2023 SMS PTA Board Members and ChairpersonsPresidentYesim KurtulusVice PresidentGlenn MaldonadoSecretaryTammy ChristensenTreasurerKelley Robinson-AbelloFinancial SecretaryStephanie ShirkeyAuditorSaradha Rathnavel
HistorianKourtney MunizParliamentarianStefanie EllisFundraising Chair*Bhaskar VempatiJessica WallaceVolunteers Chair*Jessica HarrisonShobana SrinivarSpirit Wear Chair*Shobana SrinivarPTA Activities Chair*Malathy JaganathanBook Fair ChairAshutosh KavathekarReflections ChairTina AndersonRanjana MalhotraSerenade Under the Stars ChairOPEN8th Grade Celebration ChairOPEN* Member of the Executive Board (Standing Commitee Chair)